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Events

Exhibition Wales and the Spanish Civil War - Cymru a Rhyfel Cartref Sbaen. 

From 7th January to 1st February the exhibition will be shown at Rhosllanerchrugog Library near Wrexham. 

https://rhosllanerchrugog.cylex-uk.co.uk/company/rhosllannerchrugog-libr...

The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff Hull University Union, Cottingham Road, HU6 7RX, Hull

The Young Uns tell the story of Brigader Johnny Longstaff. http://theyounguns.co.uk/live

The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff, The Stoller Hall, Manchester

The Young Uns tell the story of Brigader Johnny Longstaff. http://theyounguns.co.uk/live

 

The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff The Pavillion Theatre, Dun Laoghaire, County Dublin.

The Young Uns tell the story of Brigader Johnny Longstaff. http://theyounguns.co.uk/live

The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff The Strand Arts Centre, Belfast

The Young Uns tell the story of Brigader Johnny Longstaff. http://theyounguns.co.uk/live

 

A guest exhibition exploring the ongoing power of Pablo Picasso’s iconic 1937 painting Guernica through a display of 21st century reworkings from across the globe. Exhibitions are open Wednesdays to Fridays 1-5pm, and the first Saturday of the month 10am-4pm.  Working Class Movement Library, 51 Crescent, Salford, M54WX  https://www.wcml.org.uk/

6pm The launch of a guest exhibition exploring the ongoing power of Pablo Picasso’s iconic 1937 painting Guernica through a display of 21st century reworkings from across the globe. Working Class Movement Library, 51 Crescent, Salford, M54WX 

The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff Troon Theatre, Glasgow

The Young Uns tell the story of Brigader Younger Longstaff. http://theyounguns.co.uk/live

The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff Ballroom, Sheffield City Hall, Sheffield

The Young Uns tell the story of Brigader Johnny Longstaff. http://theyounguns.co.uk/live

The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff, The Appex, Bury St Edmunds

The Young Uns tell the story of Brigader Johnny Longstaff. http://theyounguns.co.uk/live

Launch of the Marx Memorial Library’s newly digitised and catalogued collection of more than 2,000 radical posters from 1870-1990, including many from the Spanish Civil War; 7pm at the Marx Memorial Library, 37a Clerkenwell Green, London EC1R 0DU. Speakers include art historian Christine Lindey and conservationist Graham Bignell. Booking:

The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff The Stables, Milton Keynes.

The Young Uns tell the story of Brigader Johnny Longstaff. http://theyounguns.co.uk/live

The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff, Octagon Theatre, Yeovil

The Young Uns tell the story of Brigader Johnny Longstaff. http://theyounguns.co.uk/live

The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff, Middlesbrough Town Hall, Middlesbrough.

The Young Uns tell the story of Brigader Johnny Longstaff. http://theyounguns.co.uk/live

The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff, The Purcell Room, Southbank Centre, London

The Young Uns tell the story of Brigader Johnny Longstaff. http://theyounguns.co.uk/live

Annual commemoration at 12pm at the International Brigade memorial, Albert Square, Dundee DD1 1DD, followed by a social with live music, soup and sandwiches from 1.30pm to 4pm at No.1’s, 1 Ward Road, Dundee DD1 1LP; entry by donation. Contact Mike Arnott:
scotland@international-brigades.org.uk

Annual commemoration for the men and women from the North-West who supported the Republican cause in the Spanish Civil War; 11.30am–1.30pm at Manchester Central Library, St Peter’s Square, Manchester M2 5PD. Contact Dolores Long:
doloreslong@fastmail.fm

2 pm.  The curator of the Guernica exhibition, Nicola Ashmore,gives an illustrated talk exploring Guernica and its remakings as a call to action, pushing back at those in power who choose to act to the detriment of civilians.

The guest exhibition exploring the ongoing power of Pablo Picasso’s iconic 1937 painting Guernica through a display of 21st century reworkings from across the globe. 

Working Class Movement Library, 51 Crescent, Salford, M54WX  https://www.wcml.org.uk/

Football & the Spanish Civil War.  Speakers include:

Sid Lowe, The Guardian's Spanish football correspondent and author of Catholicism, War and the Foundation of Francoism: The Juventud de Acción Popular in Spain, 1932-1937 and Fear and Loathing in La Liga: Barcelona, Real Madrid, and the World's Greatest Sports Rivalry